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COLLECTION Identifier: A/D162

Cookbook of Elizabeth Dammann, 1888-1914

Overview

Collection consists of a notebook containing quotations (from authors such as Christina Rossetti and John Dryden); recipes (some with attributions, e.g. to Mrs. Merrick, and others making use of oysters, clams, and terrapin for which Maryland was known); and clippings.

Dates

  • 1888-1914

Language of Materials

Materials in English.

Access Restrictions:

Access. Collection is open for research.

Conditions Governing Use

Copyright. Copyright in the cookbook created by Elizabeth Dammann, as well as, copyright in other papers in the collection may be held by their authors, or the authors' heirs or assigns.

Copying. Papers may be copied in accordance with the library's usual procedures.

Extent

1 folder

Collection consists of a notebook containing quotations (from authors such as Christina Rossetti and John Dryden); recipes (some with attributions, e.g. to Mrs. Merrick, and others making use of oysters, clams, and terrapin for which Maryland was known); and clippings.

BIOGRAPHY

Elizabeth Dammann was probably related to Dr. Lewis H. Dammann who immigrated to the United States from Prussia in the 1840s and lived in a house called Upton in Baltimore, Maryland.

Immediate Source of Acquisition

Accession number: 2013-M54

The cookbook of Elizabeth Dammann was acquired by the Schlesinger Library from Franklin Gilliam Rare Books in 2013.

Processing Information

Processed: March 2013

By: Anne Engelhart

Updated and additional description added: December 2020

By: Amber L. Moore

The Schlesinger Library attempts to provide a basic level of preservation and access for all collections, and does more extensive processing of higher priority collections as time and resources permit.  Finding aids may be updated periodically to account for new acquisitions to the collection and/or revisions in arrangement and description.

Author
Arthur and Elizabeth Schlesinger Library on the History of Women in America
Language of description
und
Sponsor
Processing of this collection was made possible by Patricia M. King/Schlesinger Library Director's Fund.
EAD ID
sch01758

Repository Details

Part of the Schlesinger Library, Radcliffe Institute Repository

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